Tattoos Lead Detectives to Pit Stop Arrest

Pit Stop B&E Suspect Arrested 

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Detectives have made an arrest for the breaking and entering of the Pit Stop gas station located at 4902 Carolina Beach Rd.  Detectives arrested David Andrew Cox at his home on Shawnee Trail Lane early Wednesday morning.  Cox was identified through his tattoos.  He is in the New Hanover County Detention Facility charged with Breaking and Entering and Possession of Burglary Tools. He has a $2,500 secure bond.


David Andrew Cox

41 year old white male

Breaking and Entering- felony

Possession of Burglary Tools- felony

$2,500 Secure bond


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